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Online Training – Bullying and Harassment in the Workplace

Key Points

Key Points

Online training on awareness of Bullying and Harassment in the Workplace is available for all Parliamentarians and Members of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984 (MOP(S) Act) employees through JLT’s online portal, Skytrust.

For Parliamentarians

Bullying, Harassment and Anti-Discrimination Awareness for Senators and Members is aimed at developing Parliamentarians’ understanding of definitions, relevant laws and policies regarding:

  • Discrimination and harassment
  • Sexual harassment
  • Workplace bullying
  • Social media and ICT use
  • Complaint resolution procedures and reporting
  • Individual and vicarious liability

For MOP(S) Act employees

Bullying and Harassment in the Workplace Training is designed for MOP(S) Act employees to recognise and assist in creating a healthy work environment that is free from bullying, harassment, including sexual harassment and workplace violence. Course content includes:

  • Behavioural expectations
  • What is bullying? What is not bullying?
  • Definitions of harassment and workplace violence
  • Workplace bullying and harassment and the law
  • Complaint resolution
  • Support services

These modules are consistent with training available through the former work health and safety service provider. The Workplace Bullying and Harassment - Policy and Procedure is currently being updated and related training will be reviewed once finalised.

How to access training

Training is accessible via JLT’s online portal Skytrust. Instructions for logging into Skytrust for the first time and how to find training on Skytrust can be found here:

Further information is available on the Ministerial and Parliamentary Services website or by contacting


Lauren Barons
A/g Assistant Secretary
Advice and Support Branch
Ministerial and Parliamentary Services

6 April 2018

* Advice and Support Directors State and Territory Contact Number
Ms Donna Fiveash (A/g) ACT, NSW, WA 02 6215 3426
Mr Daniel Collet (A/g) QLD, SA 02 6215 1373
Ms Toni Rikys (A/g) NT, TAS, VIC 02 6215 3827

Last updated: 06 December 2019